[D8020Y], Letter from George S Eaton to Thomas Alva Edison, January 16th, 1880

Item

Abstract

To prevent glass breakage, suggests nearly filling globe with water before evacuating. Marg: "Water boils in a vacuum & the carbon would decompose the vapor & be destroyed."

Date

1880-01-16

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8020Y

Folder Set

D8020

Title

[D8020Y], Letter from George S Eaton to Thomas Alva Edison, January 16th, 1880

Microfilm ID

53:593

Publisher

Thomas A. Edison Papers, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University